To help make sure you stay informed on the most shared and talked about stories, each Saturday and Sunday we'll revisit 5 stories from the previous week, including the most recent updates.
Breaking His Silence
For the first time since being appointed special counsel, Robert Mueller spoke publicly about the Russia investigation on Wednesday. In a prepared statement, Mueller said that charging President Donald Trump with a crime was "not an option" because of federal rules, but he used his first public remarks on the Russia investigation to emphasize that he did not exonerate the president. He did emphasize that Russia did conduct an attack on our election system. President Trump said Mueller's statement means the case is closed. See more on what Mueller said here.
Memorial Day Tragedy
Searchers found the body of a 17-year-old who presumably drowned in Candlewood Lake on Memorial Day. Police said Joshua DaSilva was swimming with friends on Monday when he became distressed, disappeared and went under the water as they were swimming from one island to another. Divers recovered his body on Wednesday. For more on the incident, click here.
Jon Snow's Struggle
"Game of Thrones" star Kit Harington has reportedly been at a Connecticut retreat working on "some personal issues," according to a representative. Harington was recently spotted at RJ Julia Booksellers in Madison. He spoke with staff and said he was on holiday. Staff reported he was very pleasant and bought some books. See more on Harington's time in Connecticut here.
Malloy's New Gig
Former Connecticut Governor Dannel Malloy will lead the University of Maine system. The university announced Thursday morning that the board of trustees unanimously voted to appoint him the next Chancellor of the University of Maine System. For more on Malloy's new job, click here.
A Star Is Born
Kodi Lee, a California musician with autism and who is blind, brought the house down on the Season 14 premiere of NBC's 'America's Got Talent" on Tuesday. The 22-year-old singer and pianist rocked "A Song for You" by Leon Russell, bringing some of the judges to tears. Click here for more on Kodi's big night and watch his amazing performance below.